GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball's path for a fifth straight NCAA Tournament appearance was officially established on Monday afternoon with the complete 2018-19 schedule release. The schedule features 13 home contests, seven games against NCAA Tournament teams from last season and two in-state exhibitions against Division I opponents.
GREENWOOD – Lander senior Breshay Johnson (Hopkins, S.C.) and junior Chelsea Mitchell (Laurel, Md.) were named to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) Women’s Basketball All-Southeast Region Team, as announced on Monday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman went on a 31-8 run in the second half, eliminating the Lander Bearcats in the NCAA Southeast Regional semifinals 96-85 Saturday night at Holt Fieldhouse at Carson-Newman University.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The fourth-seeded Lander women's basketball team (25-7) takes on top-seeded and No. 6-ranked Carson-Newman (30-2) in the second round of the NCAA Southeast Regional on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m., at Holt Fieldhouse.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Lander Bearcats closed the first quarter on a 19-3 run and never looked back, cruising past Limestone College 84-53 in the first round of the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Friday night at Holt Fieldhouse at Carson-Newman University.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The fourth-seeded Lander women's basketball team (24-7) looks to begin a run in the NCAA Southeast Regional with an opening round matchup against fifth-seeded Limestone (23-5) on Friday night at 7:30 p.m., at Holt Fieldhouse at Carson-Newman University.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team earned the No. 4 seed on Sunday night when the NCAA announced the 64-team bracket for the 2018 NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Championship. (Tournament Bracket)
DAHLONEGA, Ga. - Deana Blankinship made 12 of 12 shots and scored 26 points, leading the University of North Georgia past the Lander Bearcats 76-60 for the Peach Belt Conference Women?s Basketball Tournament championship Sunday afternoon at the UNG Convocation Center.
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The second-seeded Lander women's basketball team (24-6) will play for the Peach Belt Conference tournament title for the third consecutive season on Sunday, as the Bearcats face top-seeded North Georgia (26-4) at 3:30 p.m.
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Chelsea Mitchell scored 25 points as the Lander Bearcats beat Columbus State University 91-83 Saturday evening at the University of North Georgia Convocation Center, advancing to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament championship game for the third consecutive season.
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The second-seeded Lander women's basketball team (23-6) travels to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament semifinals on Saturday as the Bearcats battle third-seeded Columbus State (19-8) at 5:30 p.m. for the right to advance to the title game.
GREENWOOD – Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball honors were announced on Tuesday as Lander senior Breshay Johnson and junior Chelsea Mitchell were selected to the All-PBC First Team as chosen by a vote of the league’s head coaches.
GREENWOOD – Lander’s all-time leading scorer Breshay Johnson posted a double-double in her final career home game as the Bearcats advanced to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament semifinals with a 68-60 victory over Clayton State University Wednesday night at Horne Arena.
GREENWOOD – The second-seeded Lander women's basketball team (22-6, 17-5 PBC) begins its quest for a third consecutive appearance in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament championship on Wednesday night, as the Bearcats host seventh-seeded Clayton State (14-14, 11-11 PBC) in the quarterfinals of the PBC tournament at 6:00 p.m. in Horne Arena.
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Lander women's basketball team used a combined 68 points from Breshay Johnson, Ariana Sanders and Destinee Langford along an impressive fourth quarter to knock off Augusta, 101-74, in the Bearcats' final regular season game on Saturday afternoon.
GREENWOOD – The University of North Georgia grabbed a 25-11 lead after one quarter and held off several Lander rallies, clinching the Peach Belt Conference regular season championship with an 80-73 victory over the Bearcats Thursday night at Horne Arena. Lander had its eight-game winning streak snapped and remained in second place in the PBC.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team (21-5, 16-4 PBC) plays its final home game of the regular season on Wednesday night as the Bearcats host North Georgia (22-4, 17-3 PBC) at 5:30 p.m. in a matchup of the top two teams in the Peach Belt Conference.
AIKEN, S.C. – The Lander women's basketball team outscored USC Aiken 50-24 in the second half to turn a nine-point halftime lead into an 82-47 blowout of the Pacers on Saturday night in a Peach Belt Conference matchup.
AIKEN, S.C. – The Lander women's basketball team (20-5, 15-4 PBC) hits the road for the first time in two weeks as the Bearcats travel to USC Aiken (6-19, 3-16 PBC) on Saturday afternoon for a 5:30 p.m. tipoff.
GREENWOOD – Breshay Johnson posted a double-double with 22 points and 16 rebounds while Jessica Harris flirted with a triple-double, leading the Lander Bearcats to their seventh straight win, 80-58, over Peach Belt Conference rival Young Harris College Thursday night at Horne Arena.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team (19-5, 8-2 PBC) wraps up a four-game homestand as the Bearcats face Young Harris (9-16, 6-12 PBC) on Thursday night in a Peach Belt Conference game at 5:30 p.m.
GREENWOOD – Breshay Johnson became the Lander women’s basketball all-time leading scorer while teammates Chelsea Mitchell and Tabitha Dailey posted double-doubles as the Bearcats breezed to a 94-53 Peach Belt Conference victory over Georgia Southwestern Monday night at Horne Arena.
GREENWOOD – Coming off a pair of double-doubles in wins over Francis Marion and Columbus State, Lander junior Chelsea Mitchell was named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week on Monday, Feb. 12.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team (18-5, 13-4 PBC) plays its third game in six days on Monday night as the Bearcats face Georgia Southwestern (7-14, 4-13 PBC) at 5:30 p.m. in Finis Horne Arena.
GREENWOOD – In a game which featured five players scoring 20 points or more, the Lander Bearcats outscored Columbus State 18-7 over the final five minutes for an 87-76 Peach Belt Conference victory Saturday afternoon in front 1,091 fans at Horne Arena for Homecoming. Chelsea Mitchell led Lander with a double-double, scoring 25 points and grabbing 12 rebounds.